Worth County

Pfc. Howard W. Lucas




DIES ON LEYTE -- Mr. and Mrs. Charles Lucas of Manly received word from the war department that their son, Pfc. Howard W. Lucas, was killed in action on Leyte Dec. 20. The young man was born and reared in the Manly vicinity and spent his entire life there until entering the service.

Source: The Mason City Globe-Gazette, February 9, 1945 (photo included)